Stephen Colletti, 36, didn’t mince phrases when he spoke out concerning the supposed “love triangle” that constituted a outstanding storyline on his standard MTV actuality sequence Laguna Seaside. On the latest episode of the Again to the Seaside with Kristin and Stephen podcast, the former duo mirrored on how the community portrayed the dynamic between his then girlfriend Kristin Cavallari, 35, and co-star Lauren Conrad, 36.
“I had an enormous drawback with this as a result of look, clearly they created this present round this love triangle and there’s moments the place you and I had been damaged up and so they had discovered about Lauren and I hooking up and being superb associates,” he recalled throughout the podcast, through PEOPLE.
“And, you recognize, clearly, stuff occurred at sure occasions. However at no level ever each time we had been collectively, you recognize, would I step out on you in that manner. They usually actually paint [it like] that’s what I’m doing all through the present — which I’ve an enormous drawback with.”
Stephen did admit that he needed to hand it to producers for what he referred to as “the genius of [the show’s] modifying. You must hand it to them, they actually crafted this storyline in a manner that I feel that’s what made audiences actually engaged.” He additionally mentioned that the best way the present’s dynamics performed out, typically orchestrated by producers to elicit a sure response, made his “blood boil just a little bit.”
Kristin agreed along with his evaluation. “It’s like they determined to simply put us in a field and they’d not stray from that for your entire season,” the not too long ago divorced actuality icon defined. “Like, they determined, ‘Okay, that is how we’re gonna make Stephen look. And I don’t care what’s actually happening in his life, we’re gonna proceed to hammer that residence and hold going again to that very same storyline.’”
Lauren in the end moved on from the 2004-2006 drama and married William Inform again in 2014, whereas Kristin has since married and divorced Jay Cutler.